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Networking for VMware Administrators: The vSphere Standard Switch
By Christopher Wahl, Steven Pantol
Apr 21, 2014
This chapter explains and describes the vSphere Standard Switch, the original recipe vSwitch included with every VMware license level. This switch includes many features to help shuffle traffic around your network.
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Cisco Networking Academy's Introduction to Scaling Networks
By Cisco Networking Academy
Apr 17, 2014
This chapter introduces strategies that can be used to systematically design a highly functional network, such as the hierarchical network design model, the Cisco Enterprise Architecture, and appropriate device selections.
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Security Program and Policies: Governance and Risk Management
By Sari Greene
Apr 16, 2014
This chapter explains how to manage information security policies, describes roles and responsibilities related to information security, identifies the components of risk management, and shows how to create polices related to information security policy, governance, and risk management.
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CCNA Wireless 640-722 Cert Guide: Planning Coverage with Wireless APs
By David Hucaby
Apr 15, 2014
This chapter explains how wireless coverage can be adjusted and grown to scale over a greater area and a greater number of clients.
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Cisco Networking Academy's Introduction to VLANs
By Cisco Networking Academy
Apr 7, 2014
This chapter will cover how to configure, manage, and troubleshoot VLANs and VLAN trunks. It will also examine security considerations and strategies relating to VLANs and trunks, and best practices for VLAN design.
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Cisco Networking Academy's Introduction to Switched Networks
By Cisco Networking Academy
Apr 3, 2014
This chapter begins an examination of the flow of traffic in a modern network. It examines some of the current network design models and the way LAN switches build forwarding tables and use the MAC address information to efficiently switch data between hosts.
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Cisco Networking Academy's Introduction to Basic Switching Concepts and Configuration
By Cisco Networking Academy
Mar 31, 2014
This chapter examines some of the basic switch configuration settings required to maintain a secure, available, switched LAN environment.
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Cisco Networking Academy's Introduction to Static Routing
By Cisco Networking Academy
Mar 27, 2014
This chapter explains the types of static routes as well as the advantages and disadvantages of each type. It also addresses routing configuration and troubleshooting.
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Cisco Networking Academy's Introduction to Routing Dynamically
By Cisco Networking Academy
Mar 24, 2014
This chapter explains multiple routing protocols (particularly dynamic routing protocols) and describes their relative strengths and weaknesses. It also shows how to read a routing table easily and interpret the IPv6 routing information listed within it.
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Cisco Networking Academy's Introduction to Routing Concepts
By Cisco Networking Academy
Mar 20, 2014
This chapter introduces and explains the primary functions and features of a router and explains the process for connecting and configuring devices to the router. It continues by describing the process by which routers manage packets, determine data paths, and build routing tables.
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Building Your I.T. Career: Beware of Bad Career Advice
By Matthew Moran
Mar 19, 2014
Whether online, from well-meaning peers, or from the college career counselor, there is a lot of bad advice out there. This article discusses some of the most-often repeated and worst advice. It presents alternative advice to help you keep your career on the fast track for stability and growth.
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Building Your I.T. Career: Do Not Let Your Title Define You
By Matthew Moran
Mar 12, 2014
Many technologists allow themselves to be defined by their job title or the technology they use. This can lead to missed opportunities, failure to adopt new technologies, and career stagnation. This article provides advice on how to avoid this situation and steps to become a well-rounded IT professional.
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Cisco CCENT Practice and Study Guide: Subnetting IP Networks
By Allan Johnson
Feb 25, 2014
This chapter reviews the process of subnetting IP networks. First, by reviewing a process for subnetting IPv4 networks, then, by practicing subnetting skills, including several scenarios.
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Introduction to Large-Scale Java Platforms
By Emad Benjamin
Feb 17, 2014
This chapter defines three categories of large-scale Java platforms and discusses various trends and outlines technical considerations to help you understand the range of technical issues associated with designing large-scale Java platforms.
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Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching 200-120 Exam Cram: Concepts in IP Addressing
By Keith Barker, Michael Valentine
Feb 13, 2014
The CCENT exam requires a perfect fluency in subnetting. This chapter discusses binary and hexadecimal numbering systems as compared with the more familiar decimal system. An understanding of binary, in particular, is crucial to success on the test.
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Cisco CCENT ICND1 100-101 Exam Cram: Concepts in IP Addressing
By Keith Barker, Michael Valentine
Feb 10, 2014
The CCENT exam requires a perfect fluency in subnetting. This chapter discusses binary and hexadecimal numbering systems as compared with the more familiar decimal system. An understanding of binary, in particular, is crucial to success on the test.
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Taking Your IT Career into the Healthcare World, 2014 Edition
By Joy Dark
Jan 29, 2014
Looking for the next big thing in IT to start or redirect your career? This new exam can help you get your foot in the door into a new career in Healthcare IT.
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Introduction to Networks: Exploring the Network
By Cisco Networking Academy
Jan 14, 2014
This chapter explores the purpose, function, technology, and implications of modern networking technology in home and enterprise environments.
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Subnetting Exercise Labs Video Walkthrough from the CCENT/CCNA Network Simulator
By Sean Wilkins
Jan 10, 2014
This video walkthrough of the CCENT/CCNA Network Simulator Subnetting Exercise (SE) covers a "typical" SE Lab, including performing all the steps to complete a lab, Cisco IOS CLI interaction, and grading.
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Troubleshooting Scenario Labs Video Walkthrough from the CCENT/CCNA Network Simulator
By Sean Wilkins
Jan 9, 2014
This video walkthough of the CCENT/CCNA Network Simulator Troubleshooting Scenario (TS) covers a "typical" TS Lab, including performing all the steps to complete a lab, Cisco IOS CLI interaction, and grading.

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